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«File» – Program and file commands

 

 

  •  Main menu «New» – Create new score.
  •  Main menu «Open» – Open a MagicScore file or import a MIDI file.
  • «Reopen» – Choose from a list of recently opened files.
  • «Close» – Close active window with score.
  • «Close all» – Close all windows with scores.
  •  Main menu «Save» – Save the active score to file.
  •  Main menu «Save as» – Save the active score to differently named MagicScore file or export as a MIDI file.
  •  Main menu «Mail To» – Send an email message with the current file attached.
  • «Export» – Export the active score as a graphic (GIF, JPEG, BMP).
  •  Main menu «Print» – Print the active score.
  •  Main menu «Preview» – Preview the active score before printing.

«Edit» – Editing commands

    •  Main menu «Undo» – Cancel the last operation.
    •  Main menu «Redo» – Repeat the last operation.
    • «Select staff symbols» – Select all notes and symbols in an active part, staff or voice.
    • «Select design units» – Select design elements.
    •  Main menu «Cut» – Copy selected notes and symbols to clipboard and delete them from the score.
    •  Main menu «Copy» – Copy selected notes and symbols to clipboard.
    •  Main menu «Paste» – Insert notes and symbols from clipboard into the current position.
    • «Special paste» – Insert notes and symbols from clipboard into the current position of the active staff or voice (use if you need to move notes to another staff or voice).
    •  Main menu «Delete» – Delete selected items from a score.

 

«Composition» – commands and set-up

    • «Composition properties» – Set composition properties.
    • «Add section» – Add a section to the active composition.
    • «Delete section» – Delete a section from the active composition.
    • «Section properties» – Set section properties in the active composition.
    • «Add part» – Add a part to the active section.
    • «Delete part» – Delete a part from the active section.
    • «Part properties» – Set part properties in the active part.
    • «Add staff» – Add a staff to the active part.
    • «Delete staff» – Delete a staff from the active part.
    • «Staff properties» – Set staff properties in the active part.
    • «Add voice» – Add a new voice in active staff.
    • «Delete voice» – Delete the active voice in the active staff
    • «Voice properties» – Set active voice properties in the active staff.

 

«Format» – Symbol and Staff Management

  • «Symbols» – Symbols.
    •  Main menu«Stem up» – Set the stem direction of selected note(s) to up.
    •  Main menu«Stem down» – Set the stem direction of selected note(s) to down.
    •  Main menu«Change stem length» – Change the stem length of selected note(s).
    •  Main menu«Beam notes» – Beam selected notes of less than 1/4 duration.
    •  Main menu«Unbeam notes» – Unbeam selected notes of less than 1/4 duration.
    •  Main menu«Split notes to pair» – Split selected notes into a pair of equal duration with each value being half the original.
    •  Main menu«Join pair of notes» – Combine two selected notes of equal duration into one.
    •  Main menu«Horizontal align» – Align staff symbols/design elements horizontally with the first symbol selected.
    •  Main menu«Vertical align» – Align staff symbols/design elements vertically with the first symbol selected.
  • «Layout» – Layout.
    •  Main menu«Space before note» – Change space before the note.
    •  Main menu«Space after measure» – Change empty space after the measure.
    • «Default space» – Set the space to the default value.
    •  Main menu«Top offset of staff» – Change top staff offset.
    •  Main menu«Left offset of staff» – Change left staff offset.
    •  Main menu«Right offset of staff» – Change right staff offset.
    • «Default offset» – Set the offset to the default value.
    •  Main menu«Set align measures horizontally» – Set horizontal alignment of measures to sheet.
    •  Main menu«Reset align measures horizontally» – Reset horizontal alignment of measures to sheet.
    •  Main menu«Ser align staves vertically» – Set vertical alignment of staves to sheet.
    •  Main menu«Set align staves vertically» – Reset vertical alignment of staves to sheet.
    • «Default position» – Set selected staff symbols to the default position.
  • «Breaks» – Breaks.
    •  Main menu«Add staff break» – Add break to next staff.
    •  Main menu«Delete staff break» – Remove break to next staff.
    •  Main menu«Add page break» – Add break to next page.
    •  Main menu«Delete page break» – Remove break to next page.

«Tools» – Commands for playing, recording and zooming.

 

    •  Main menu «Play» – Start playback from current position in the active score.
    •  Main menu «Stop» – Stop playback or recording.
    •  Main menu «Record» – Start recording from MIDI device at the current position in the active score.
    •  Main menu «Go to begin» – Set the current position of the active score to the beginning of the composition.
    •  Main menu «Go to end» – Set the current position of the active score to the end of the composition.
    •  Main menu «Zoom in» – Zoom in on the active score by 10%.
    •  Main menu «Zoom out » – Zoom out from the active score by 10%.
    • «Actual size » – Set scale to 100%.

 

«Templates» – Commands for management of user symbols, chords, etc.

  •  Main menu «Symbols» – Manage the saving and list of user symbols.
  •  Main menu «Expressions» – Manage the settings and list of user expressions.
  •  Main menu «Chords» – Manage the saving and list of user chords.
  • «Drum map» – Set the map for drum note translation.
  •  Main menu «Guitar list» – Manage the list of user guitars.
  • «Transpositions» – Manage the list of user transpositions.
  • «Instruments» – Manage the list of user instruments.
  • «Tones» – Manage the list of user tones.
  • «Devices» – Create virtual output devices.

«Service» – Program options.

 

 

  • «Settings» – Set devices and record mode

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